As Senior Vice President, Publisher Platforms of AOL, Matt Gillis leads the company's publisher and third-party sales through its programmatic and monetization tools and services. Previously, he served as Senior Vice President, Mobile Publisher Platforms and oversaw that company's mobile publisher development and growth.
A mobile industry veteran of nearly two decades, Matt joined AOL from Millennial Media where he served as Executive Vice President of Global Monetization Solutions and later, President of the company’s platform business. Millennial Media was acquired by AOL in October 2015.
Prior to Millennial Media, Matt led boutique mobile games publisher, Cosmic Infinity, to their eventual acquisition by Japanese mobile gaming giant Capcom. Post acquisition, he served as Capcom's Executive Vice President of Publishing (Americas/EMEA), responsible for sales, marketing, and licensing, elevating the company to a top five mobile publisher.
Matt is a regular speaker at industry events around the world, including Mobile World Congress, Advertising Week, MobileBeat, Digital East, and more
Matt graduated with a BA from Wilfrid Laurier University.